Dioscorea sylvatica:

  • Dioscorea sylvatica
  • Dioscorea sylvatica
  • Dioscorea sylvatica

Dioscorea sylvatica grows in the moister woodlands of the South African bush and was once threatened into extinction by the pharmaceutical industry which used the plant to obtain progesterone. The caudex is more lumpy and less round than it’s more popular cousin Dioscorea elephantipes, but contains much more character. 

Regular price $100.00

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